Skip to main content

eBooks and Texts

Internet Archive

The Internet Archive offers over 15,000,000 freely downloadable books and texts. There is also a collection of 550,000 modern eBooks that may be borrowed by anyone with a free archive.org account.

Borrow a Book
Books on Internet Archive are offered in many formats, including DAISY files intended for print disabled people.  In addition to the collections here, print disabled people may access a large collection of modern books provided as encrypted DAISY files on OpenLibrary.org. Please visit the FAQ for more information about DAISY files and how to un-encrypt them. 

Get Something Digitized
The Internet Archive also encourages libraries, content holders and the reading community at large, to have their printed materials non-destructively digitized and put online for the benefit of all. The Internet Archive has digitized over 2.1 million books and microforms. Both large and small collections of monographs, serials, archival materials, maps, diaries and photographs to name a few, can be digitized in over 33 global scanning centers found on 4 continents. For more information please visit http://archive.org/scanning.

Alternatively, our portable Table Top Scanner can also be purchased and used on-site within libraries and archives. To read more about our TT Scribe, please visit www.archive.org/details/tabletopscribesystem.

Since 2005, the Internet Archive has collaborated and built digital collections with over 1,100 Library Institutions and other content providers. Partnerships include: Boston Public Library, the Library of Congress and the Lancaster County's Historical Society. These collections are digitized from various mediatypes including: microfilm and microfiche, journals and serial publications, and a wide variety of archival material. Significant contributions have come from partners in North America (American and Canadian Libraries), Europe and Asia, representing more than 184 languages.

Contribute a Book
The Internet Archive encourages our global community to contribute physical items, as well as uploading digital materials directly to the Internet Archive. If you have digital items that you would like to add to the Internet Archive, please Create a new item using the uploader interface. Click here to apply the specific creative commons license Creative Commons license to communicate how the material can be used.

For donation of physical books or items, please contact info@archive.org

44
RESULTS
rss


Media Type
44
texts
Availability
36
Always Available
7
Available to Borrow
1
Waitlist
Year
1
2000
1
1996
1
1987
1
1984
1
1983
1
1977
More right-solid
Topics & Subjects
18
English language
5
going
5
ment
4
capable
4
common english
4
english christian
More right-solid
Collection
More right-solid
Creator
14
noah webster
13
webster, noah, 1758-1843
3
noah webster , william greenleaf webster, william adolphus wheeler
2
noah webster , william greenleaf webster
2
teall, edward n. (edward nelson), 1880-1947
2
victorian vault
More right-solid
Language
44
English
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Published
Creator
Books for People with Print Disabilities
2000 Micklethwait, David
texts
eye 155
favorite 0
comment 1
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-314) and index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Webster, Noah, 1758-1843, Webster, Noah, 1758-1843, Encyclopedias and dictionaries, English...
vii, 394 pages : 26 cm
Topics: English language -- History, English language -- Variation, Anglais (Langue) -- Histoire, Anglais...
"Based upon the lexicography of Noah Webster, LL. D. and modern American authorities."
Topics: English language, English language
"Based upon the lexicography of Noah Webster, LL. D. and modern American authorities."
Topic: English language
Books for People with Print Disabilities
1983 Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; McKechnie, Jean L. (Jean Lyttleton), 1925-
texts
eye 215
favorite 2
comment 0
Subtitle: Including etymologies, full pronunciations, synonyms, and an encyclopedic supplement of geographical and biographical data, scripture proper names, foreign words and phrases, practical business mathematics, abbreviations, tables of weights and measures, signs and symbols, and forms of address
Topics: Dictionaries, English language, Language
Books for People with Print Disabilities
1977 Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; McKechnie, Jean Lyttleton, 1925-; McKechnie, Jean L. (Jean Lyttleton), 1925-
texts
eye 36
favorite 0
comment 0
Topic: English language
Cover title: Webster's super new school and office dictionary
Topics: English language, English language
Topic: English language
American Libraries
texts
eye 3,117
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=El8WAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
1911 Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; Roe, E. T; Leonard-Stuart, Charles, [from old catalog] joint ed
texts
eye 3,561
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: English language
The Library of Congress
1911 Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; Roe, E. T; Leonard-Stuart, Charles, joint ed
texts
eye 4,051
favorite 5
comment 0
Also published under title: Webster's new standard dictionary ..
Topic: English language
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 3,307
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: English language
Topic: English language
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 2,152
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: English language
The Library of Congress
1893 Webster, Noah, 1758-1843; Goodrich, Chauncey A. (Chauncey Allen), 1790-1860; Porter, Noah, 1811-1892; Wheeler, William A. (William Adolphus), 1833-1874, ed
texts
eye 2,449
favorite 3
comment 0
At head of title: National pictorial edition ..
Topic: English language
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=AVAXAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1892 Noah Webster
texts
eye 6,295
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=9PMAAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
1886 Webster, Noah, 1758-1843
texts
eye 10,683
favorite 7
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: English language
American Libraries
1881 Charles Dudley Warner
texts
eye 235
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: webster, noah, american, tion, english, copyright, author, literary, political, public domain, noah...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=R0d0YfrxufAC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1880 Noah Webster , William Greenleaf Webster, William Adolphus Wheeler
texts
eye 1,116
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: pertaining, tion, capable, people, going, ment, tdbk, small, relating, modern geographical, public...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=lcFEAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1877 Noah Webster , William Greenleaf Webster, William Adolphus Wheeler
texts
eye 1,227
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: pertaining, tion, people, going, capable, small, ment, relating, tdbk, modern geographical, public...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=saYVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topic: English language
American Libraries
1871 Noah Webster , William Greenleaf Webster, William Adolphus Wheeler
texts
eye 1,232
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: pertaining, tion, people, capable, going, ment, small, relating, bit, english christian, common...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=H88RAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: pertaining, capable, tion, people, going, small, ment, bit, gon, modern geographical, scripture...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=aMMvF4Cg09EC&oe=UTF-8
On spine: Webster's high school dictionary
Topic: English language
On spine: Webster's primary dictionary
Topic: English language
American Libraries
1857 Noah Webster , William Greenleaf Webster
texts
eye 2,023
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: pertaining, tion, going, ment, consisting, people, tho, belonging, gon, concise account, public...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=vsERAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=esMDAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1853 Noah Webster , William Greenleaf Webster
texts
eye 1,347
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: pertaining, tiie, people, going, cos, tion, consisting, ment, bit, public domain, google digitized,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=7GkPAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
eye 1,562
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZnoPAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
eye 4,075
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=oZ8RAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1844 Lyman Cobb, Noah Webster
texts
eye 451
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: inserted, spelled, ely, wrongly, spelling, elementary, sound, webster, dictionary, octavo, school...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sAsA704PiucC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1838 Noah Webster
texts
eye 748
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=RsURAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1834 Noah Webster
texts
eye 2,648
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=op0VAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
1833 Noah Webster
texts
eye 1,781
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=lxNzUsZYr78C&oe=UTF-8
Public Library of India
1832 Noah Webster
texts
eye 345
favorite 0
comment 0
Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.83674 dc.contributor.author: Noah Webster dc.date.accessioned: 2015-06-30T18:19:48Z dc.date.available: 2015-06-30T18:19:48Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.citation: 1832 dc.identifier.barcode: 2020050089519 dc.identifier.origpath: /data7/upload/0168/247 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/83674 dc.description.numberedpages: 1000 dc.description.numberedpages: 2...
Topic: RMSC
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=fJ8RAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Community Texts
texts
eye 290
favorite 2
comment 1
Being the First Part of a Grammatical Institute of the English Language See complete description and modern transcription of original images of the page spreads on merrycoz.org .  The present contribution is simply to assemble the images into a single pdf.  This version might be difficult to print as the margins are extremely tight in many places, but it still makes great reading on screen.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: speller, pronunciation, education, government, morality, lesson, grammar, abbreviation, geography,...
Community Texts
texts
eye 72
favorite 0
comment 0
Outlines of Scripture Geography (1828) by Joseph Worcester Joseph Emerson Worcester (August 24, 1784 – October 27, 1865) was an American lexicographer who was the chief competitor to Noah Webster of Webster's Dictionary in the mid-nineteenth-century. Their rivalry became known as the "dictionary wars". Worcester's dictionaries focused on traditional pronunciation and spelling, unlike Noah Webster's attempts to Americanize words. Worcester was respected by American writers and his...
Topics: Mutiny, Holy Bible, Christ, Jesus, Christian, Napoléon Bonaparte, French Revolution, Hundred Days,...
American Libraries
texts
eye 6,518
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=pZ0VAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
eye 3,177
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZqMRAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Public Library of India
texts
eye 283
favorite 1
comment 0
Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.278677 dc.contributor.author: Noah Webster dc.date.accessioned: 2015-08-04T15:42:24Z dc.date.available: 2015-08-04T15:42:24Z dc.identifier.barcode: 05990010898776 dc.identifier.origpath: /data58/upload/0100/493 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/278677 dc.description.scannerno: 20003530 dc.description.scanningcentre: IIIT, Allahabad dc.description.main: 1 dc.description.tagged: 0...
Topic: IIIT
Community Texts
texts
eye 67
favorite 0
comment 0
Joseph Emerson Worcester (August 24, 1784 – October 27, 1865) was an American lexicographer who was the chief competitor to Noah Webster of Webster's Dictionary in the mid-nineteenth-century. Their rivalry became known as the "dictionary wars". Worcester's dictionaries focused on traditional pronunciation and spelling, unlike Noah Webster's attempts to Americanize words. Worcester was respected by American writers and his dictionary maintained a strong hold on the American...
Topics: Mutiny, Holy Bible, Christ, Jesus, Christian, Napoléon Bonaparte, French Revolution, Hundred Days,...